Readings — From the September 2019 issue

Big Cabin

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From Big Cabin, which was published in July by Coffee House Press.

I like it here in this cabin.
I like looking out the window
at the pond and the trees beyond
and with quiet inside.
Sixty years ago I was a boy
with a baseball glove in Oklahoma,
looking down at it and knowing
I would give it away
and not buy a new one.

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